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La Rochelle Motel

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1 Rue Grehan, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews small balcony room was clean upstairs room babbling brook stayed for nights the main street good size sit outside cafes and restaurants kitchen area short stroll ground floor surrounding hills within easy walking distance enjoyed our stay spa bath stream
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a 2 bedroom unit with kitchenette so we were able to have breakfast and heat dinner in the microwave. La Rochelle is on the way into Akaroa and is an ideal place to stay a couple of nights if exploring Akaroa and the...More

Thank Loz310
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 1 week ago

HI Loz310, Thanks for reviewing our motel. We are getting some prefect weather here at the moment so there is no better place to explore the Banks Peninsula from. We have it all......night time stand up paddle boarding, harbour cruises, wine tasting, award winning restaurants,...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

This motel unit was warm, comfortable and well maintained. There was a kitchenette, with a small microwave, 2 hot plates and an under-bench fridge. This area would be adequate to prepare lunches and cook a simple dinner. There are both wine and water glasses. The...More

Thank Ruth G
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 1 May 2018

Hi Ruth, Thanks for taking time out of your day to provide our future guests with a detailed review of our rooms. Our rooms are designed to suit both those wishing to self-cater and those who want the convenience and taste sensation of dining out...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Exceptionally clean. Very spacious and comfortable. We loved the little outdoor area, it was really nice to sit out there in privacy having a evening drink before going out dinner. The bed was very comfortable and shower was nice and hot. The owners made us...More

Thank Orangetablet
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Owner at La Rochelle MotelResponded 24 September 2018

Hi Orangetablet, The sun has been out a lot so far this spring in Akaroa and the outdoor patio is the prefect place to sit for an afternoon cuppa or a pre dinner drink, accompanied with a slice of local cheese of course!! We trust...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We originally wanted to stay somewhere else, but they were booked out. I'm now really glad because we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was spotless and had a balcony overlooking native bush and a stream with the sound of bell birds. The owner was...More

Thank David T
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 30 July 2018

Hi David, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for the review of our motel. The room's balcony is the prefect spot to listen to the local birdsong and enjoy the babbling creek so it's good to hear you got the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We spent two nights at La Rochelle Motel and found it very clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet. We both had great sleeps. We enjoyed watching Rugby on the sky TV. The location is within a few minutes walk of cafes, shops and the Museum. We...More

Thank MalcolmT371
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 30 May 2018

Hi Malcolm, Thanks for the review and the recommendation. We love our location just far enough away from the hustle and bustle but still closer enough to make everything convenient. We hope you get to visit us again soon. Kind regards, Alex & Jane

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Description
Nestled in the beautiful village of Akaroa La Rochelle Motel is a small family operated property that is your perfect destination for a relaxing & peaceful stay. Our modern complex offers a mix of 8 Studio Units with More either Super-King or Queen sized beds & a two bedroom apartment. Access facilities or twin studio also available. Each unit is comfortably furnished with kitchenette, en-suite bathroom with either shower or single spa bath, heating, flat screen TV & DVD player, & iPod docks. Each unit also has its own balcony or patio overlooking our native garden & stream boundary. Off-street parking, free Wireless Broadband, continental breakfast & Guest Laundry available. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$95 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$95 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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Room & Suite (22)
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marithelt2016
7 November 2016|
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Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
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"I would think all rooms would be alright."
Loz310
2 weeks ago
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"If no mobility issues, recommend the second floor for breeze and balcony."
canadakate_11
5 Apr 2018
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"Try and book a ground floor room with a patio."
186284Liz
18 Mar 2018
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"Top floor, either end"
stephena89
6 Mar 2018
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